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Weaving, Hugo 1960-

Overview
Works: 342 works in 1,560 publications in 9 languages and 57,697 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Action and adventure films  Fantasy films  Film adaptations  Science fiction films  Children's films  Animated films  Juvenile works  Comedy films  Thrillers (Motion pictures) 
Roles: Actor, vac, Performer, Narrator, Commentator, Other, Author, Costume designer, Interviewee
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Hugo Weaving
The lord of the rings by J. R. R Tolkien( Visual )

86 editions published between 2001 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 9,386 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This third installment finds Middle-Earth on the verge of great change. Frodo and Sam are approaching Mount Doom to destroy the One Ring and a massive battle is about to ensue that will determine the fate of Middle Earth
The matrix by Lilly Wachowski( Visual )

82 editions published between 1999 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 3,939 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Neo (Reeves)-mild-mannered software author by day, feared hacker by night-is recruited into a cell of cyber-rebels, led by Morpheus (Fishburne) and the warrior Trinity (Moss). They have made a fundamental discovery about the world: It does not exist. It is only a seedy utopia where humanity is preserved, protected, and endlessly recycled by a mega-computer. Cypher (Pantoliano) turns traitorous for access to comforts unmatched by the drab post-apocalyptic real world, while Agent Smith (Weaving) dismisses humans as "a plague"--For which non-organic life is "the cure."
Happy Feet by George Miller( Visual )

37 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 3,476 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Emperor Penguins from Antarctica each express their true love with a special heartsong of their own that expresses their very being. However, the misfit Mumble cannot sing. Instead he has an extraordinary talent to tap dance with almost magical energy and expression. Nevertheless, the leadership of the colony fearfully blames the young penguin's unorthodox ways for the lean fishing that threatens them all. Defiant in the face of unjust rejection, Mumble and his true friends set out to find the true cause of the famine. Through the friends trials and perils, Mumble learns many things about his frozen world, not the least of which being that his toe tapping talent may be what he needs to save his people
V for Vendetta by James McTeigue( Visual )

70 editions published between 2003 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 2,935 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set against the futuristic landscape of totalitarian Britain, Evey, a young working-class woman, is rescued by a masked man known only as 'V.' She becomes his ally in his plan to bring freedom and justice to a cruel and corrupt society
The hobbit : an unexpected journey by J. R. R Tolkien( Visual )

48 editions published between 2012 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 2,701 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The first chapter in Peter Jackson's new epic trilogy set in Middle Earth 60 years before J.R.R. Tolkien's Lord of the rings saga. Follow Bilbo Baggins as he's swept into a quest to reclaim the Dwarf Kingdom of Erebor, long ago conquered by the dragon Smaug. Approached by the wizard Gandalf, Bilbo joins a company of thirteen dwarves led by the legendary warrior Thorin Oakenshield. Along the way they face many dangers; Bilbo meets Gollum and takes possession of the 'One ring.'
Captain America : the first avenger by Joe Johnston( Visual )

59 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 2,699 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

March, 1942. 90-pound weakling Steve Rogers doggedly attempts to enlist in the army, only to be repeatedly classified 4F. Rogers' determination and decency come to the attention of Dr. Abraham Erskine of the Strategic Scientific Reserve. Rogers is the first test subject for Erskine's super-soldier serum, which transforms him utterly. When the program is abruptly ended, Rogers becomes Captain America--touring America to sell war bonds. On a USO tour in Europe, Rogers steals the first opportunity to demonstrate his worth by tangling with Johann Schmidt, a.k.a. the Red Skull, head of Hydra, Hitler's occult research and development unit. Schmidt has discovered the tesseract cube, an enormously powerful relic of Norse mythology through which he seeks to conquer the world. Assisted by Colonel Chester Phillips, Peggy Carter, weapons contractor Howard Stark, childhood friend Bucky Barnes, and Dum Dum Doogan and his howling commandos, Steve Rogers becomes more than a propaganda tool, emerging as the true Captain America
Hacksaw Ridge : a true story by Teresa Palmer( Visual )

31 editions published between 2016 and 2017 in English and held by 2,496 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

During the bloodiest battle of WWII, in Okinawa, Desmond Doss saved 75 men without firing or carrying a gun. He was the only American soldier in WWII to fight on the front lines without a weapon, as he believed that while the war was justified, killing was nevertheless wrong. As an army medic, he singlehandedly evacuated the wounded from behind enemy lines, braved fire while tending to soldiers and was wounded by a grenade and hit by snipers. Doss was the first conscientious objector to ever earn the Congressional Medal of Honor
The Lord of the rings by Peter Jackson( Visual )

20 editions published between 2002 and 2011 in English and held by 2,472 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In ancient times the Rings of Power were crafted by the Elven-smiths, and Sauron, the Dark Lord, forged the One Ring, filling it with his own power so that he could rule all others. But the One Ring was taken from him, and though he sought it throughout Middle-Earth still it remained lost to him. After many ages it fell, by chance, into the hands of the Hobbit, Bilbo Baggins. On his eleventy-first birthday, Bilbo disappeared, bequeathing to his young cousin, Frodo, the Ruling Ring, and a perilous quest: to journey across Middle-Earth, deep into the shadow of the Dark Lord and destroy the Ring by casting it into the Cracks of Doom
The matrix reloaded by Lana Wachowski( Visual )

38 editions published between 2002 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 2,414 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Neo and the rebel leaders estimate that they have 72 hours until 250,000 probes discover Zion and destroy it and its inhabitants. During this, Neo must decide how he can save Trinity from a dark fate in his dreams
Cloud atlas by Tom Tykwer( Visual )

54 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 2,394 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An exploration of how the actions of individual lives impact one another in the past, present, and future, as one soul is shaped from a killer into a hero, and an act of kindness ripples across centuries to inspire a revolution. The story is a time-shifting weave of six interlinking narratives with diverse settings, from the savagery of a Pacific Island in the 1850s to a dystopian Korea of the near future
Legend of the guardians : the owls of Ga'Hoole by Kathryn Lasky( Visual )

37 editions published between 2010 and 2014 in English and held by 2,195 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fledgling barn owl Soren lives in the forest of Tyto with his father Noctus, mother Marella, older brother Kludd, younger sister Eglantine, and their snake nest maid Ms. P. Noctus enjoys telling Soren and Eglantine stories of the Guardians of Ga'Hoole, a mythical group of warrior owls, who once saved all owlkind from the evil "Pure Ones." One night Kludd pushes Soren and they both fall to the ground. They are kidnapped taken to the home to the Pure Ones, and put to work: Soren as a slave, and Kludd as a soldier. The Pure Ones' are laying a trap for their enemies, the Guardians of Ga'Hoole. The Pure Ones storm the Great Tree, and the Guardians lead the owls into battle against them, wherein which Soren and his friends emerge to play pivotal roles
Transformers by Michael Bay( Visual )

3 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in English and held by 1,951 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Autobots learn of a Cybertronian spacecraft hidden on the Moon, and race against the Decepticons to reach it and to learn its secrets
The matrix revolutions by Lana Wachowski( Visual )

40 editions published between 1999 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 1,615 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Beginning from where "Matrix Reloaded" ended, the technologically-gifted Neo remains unconscious in the real world, his mind caught by the devious Merovingian and placed in a mysterious subway station construct. The man known as Bane is still a servant of Agent Smith, who continues to grow in power and ability. Meanwhile, the deadly sentinels are coming dangerously close to humanity's last sanctuary, the underground city of Zion. A final battle between humans and machines becomes inevitable
The hobbit : the battle of the five armies by Peter Jackson( Visual )

24 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and Multiple languages and held by 1,481 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies" brings to an epic conclusion the adventures of Bilbo Baggins (Martin Freeman), Thorin Oakenshield (Richard Armitage) and the Company of Dwarves. The Dwarves of Erebor have reclaimed the vast wealth of their homeland, but now must face the consequences of having unleashed the terrifying Dragon, Smaug, upon the defenseless men, women and children of Lake-town. As he succumbs to dragon-sickness, the King Under the Mountain, Thorin Oakenshield, sacrifices friendship and honor in his search for the legendary Arkenstone. Unable to help Thorin see reason, Bilbo is driven to make a desperate and dangerous choice, not knowing that even greater perils lie ahead. An ancient enemy has returned to Middle-earth. Sauron, the Dark Lord, has sent forth legions of Orcs in a stealth attack upon the Lonely Mountain. As darkness converges on their escalating conflict, the races of Dwarves, Elves and Men must decide-unite or be destroyed. Bilbo finds himself fighting for his life and the lives of his friends as five great armies go to war
The dressmaker by Kate Winslet( Visual )

23 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in English and German and held by 1,441 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tells the story of the beautiful and talented Tilly Dunnage. After years working as a dressmaker in exclusive Parisian fashion houses, Tilly returns home to a town in the Australian outback to reconcile with her eccentric mother Molly. She also falls in love with the pure-hearted Teddy, and armed with her sewing machine and haute couture style, Tilly transforms the women of the town, exacting sweet revenge on those who did her wrong
The adventures of Priscilla, queen of the desert by Stephan Elliott( Visual )

78 editions published between 1993 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 1,437 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This comedy drama is about the adventures of two drag queens, Mitzi and Felicia, and a transsexual, Bernadette who hit the road in a bus called Priscilla. They make their way across the Australian desert to perform in a cabaret show in Alice Springs. During the course of the journey they paint their bus lavender, dance in the desert in flamboyant costumes and encounter some Aboriginals and a group of prejudiced miners. The music consists mostly of seventies disco hits
The Wolfman by George Waggner( Visual )

17 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 1,368 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lawrence Talbot is lured back to his family estate to investigate the savage murder of his brother by a bloodthirsty beast. There, Talbot must confront his childhood demons, his estranged father, his brother's grieving fiancee, and a suspicious Scotland Yard inspector. When Talbot is bitten by the creature, he becomes eternally cursed and soon discovers a fate far worse than death
The hobbit by Peter Jackson( Visual )

30 editions published between 2012 and 2017 in 5 languages and held by 1,153 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The first chapter in Peter Jackson's new epic trilogy set in Middle Earth 60 years before J.R.R. Tolkien's Lord of the rings saga. Follow Bilbo Baggins as he's swept into a quest to reclaim the Dwarf Kingdom of Erebor, long ago conquered by the dragon Smaug. Approached by the wizard Gandalf, Bilbo joins a company of thirteen dwarves led by the legendary warrior Thorin Oakenshield. Along the way they face many dangers; Bilbo meets Gollum and takes possession of the 'One ring.' Includes bonus features
Happy feet two by George Miller( Visual )

5 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 838 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Mumble's son Erik wants to be a singer instead of a dancer like his father, they have a falling out until a problem that threatens the entire penguin colony brings them together
Strangerland by Nicole Kidman( Visual )

7 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 753 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Newcomers to the remote Australian desert town of Nathgari, Catherine and Matthew Parker's lives are flung into crisis when they discover their two teenage kids, Tommy and Lily, have mysteriously disappeared just before a massive dust storm hits. With Nathgari eerily smothered in red dust and darkness, the townsfolk join the search led by local cop, David Rae. It soon becomes apparent that something terrible may have happened to Tommy and Lily
 
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The Lord of the rings
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Hugo Weaving acteur britannique

Hugo Weaving actor brito-australiano nacido en Nigeria

Hugo Weaving attore britannico

Hugo Weaving australijski aktor

Hugo Weaving Australisch acteur

Hugo Weaving australsk skuespiller

Hugo Weaving britisch-australischer Schauspieler

Hugo Weaving Nigerian born British-Australian actor

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Weaving, Hugo Wallace 1960-

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The matrixV for VendettaThe Lord of the ringsThe matrix reloadedThe matrix revolutionsThe adventures of Priscilla, queen of the desert